CubingUSA Heartland Championship 2019


Date
Mar 9 - 10, 2019
City
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
Venue

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex

Address
350 First Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52401, USA
Details

Exhibit Hall A and Taft B are on the first floor. To get to Room 310 take the elevator to the third floor.

Organizers
Brandon Mikel, David Woner, Garrett Webster, and Walker Welch
WCA Delegates
Brandon Mikel, David Woner, and Walker Welch
Contact
bmikel@worldcubeassociation.org, garrettreeds@gmail.com, wwelch@worldcubeassociation.org, dwoner@worldcubeassociation.org
Information
Events
Registration period

Online registration opened and will close .

Registration requirements
Create a WCA account here if you don't have one.
If this is not your first competition, associate your WCA ID to your WCA account here.
Register for this competition here.
There is a competitor limit of 250 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is $50 (United States Dollar).
The registration fee has to be paid through Stripe here once registered.
If your registration is cancelled before you will be refunded a 50% of your registration fee.
On the spot registrations will be accepted with a base registration fee of $50 (United States Dollar).
Spectators can attend for free.

Please allow 24 hours before emailing about if your paid registration will be accepted since they are manually approved.

Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 60 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 40 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00 Top 40 advance to next round
Combined Second round Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 3:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 4:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 4:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Combined First round Bo1 / Mo3 7:00.00 1 attempt to get < 4:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Combined Final Bo1 / Mo3 7:00.00 1 attempt to get < 4:00.00
7x7x7 Cube Combined First round Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 6:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Combined Final Bo1 / Mo3 10:00.00 1 attempt to get < 6:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative * Top 12 advance to next round
Final Bo3 10:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final Bo1 1 hour
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00
3x3x3 With Feet Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 6:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Clock Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00
Megaminx Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 4:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 4:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Pyraminx First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
Skewb First round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 40 advance to next round
Second round Ao5 2:00.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Final Ao5 2:00.00
Square-1 Combined First round Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00 Top 12 advance to next round
Combined Final Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final Bo3 30:00.00 cumulative *
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final Bo3 1:00:00.00 cumulative *
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final Bo1 10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00

You are viewing the schedule for the venue DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex.
The schedule is displayed in the timezone America/Chicago.

Schedule for Saturday (March 09, 2019)

From 08:00 AM
To 09:00 AM
Registration
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
From 08:30 AM
To 08:45 AM
Announcements
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
From 08:45 AM
To 10:30 AM
4x4x4 Cube Combined First round
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 08:45 AM
To 10:15 AM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined First round
Exhibit Hall A Side Stage
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 09:15 AM
To 11:00 AM
5x5x5 Blindfolded Final
Room 310
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
1:00:00.00 cumulative *
From 10:15 AM
To 12:00 PM
Pyraminx First round
Exhibit Hall A Side Stage
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 10:30 AM
To 12:00 PM
2x2x2 Cube First round
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 01:00 PM
Lunch
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
From 12:00 PM
To 01:00 PM
Lunch
Exhibit Hall A Side Stage
From 01:00 PM
To 02:00 PM
6x6x6 Cube Combined First round
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 1 / Mean of 3
Time limit
7:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 4:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 01:00 PM
To 02:15 PM
Megaminx Combined First round
Exhibit Hall A Side Stage
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
4:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 02:00 PM
To 03:00 PM
Square-1 Combined First round
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 02:15 PM
To 04:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Exhibit Hall A Side Stage
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 60 advance to next round
From 02:45 PM
To 04:45 PM
3x3x3 Multi-Blind Final (Attempt 1)
Room 310
Format
Best of 1
Time limit
10:00.00 per cube, up to 60:00.00
From 03:00 PM
To 04:30 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined First round
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
4:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 04:15 PM
To 05:30 PM
7x7x7 Cube Combined First round
Exhibit Hall A Side Stage
Format
Best of 1 / Mean of 3
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 6:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 04:30 PM
To 05:30 PM
Clock Combined First round
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 30.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 05:30 PM
To 06:45 PM
3x3x3 Fewest Moves Final (Attempt 1)
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 1
Time limit
1 hour

Schedule for Sunday (March 10, 2019)

From 08:45 AM
To 10:15 AM
4x4x4 Blindfolded Final
Taft B
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
30:00.00 cumulative *
From 09:00 AM
To 09:45 AM
Skewb First round
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 09:00 AM
To 10:00 AM
Skewb First round
Exhibit Hall A Side Stage
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 40 advance to next round
From 09:45 AM
To 10:30 AM
2x2x2 Cube Second round
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 10:00 AM
To 10:30 AM
Clock Combined Final
Exhibit Hall A Side Stage
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 30.00
From 10:30 AM
To 11:15 AM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 10:30 AM
To 11:15 AM
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round
Exhibit Hall A Side Stage
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 10:45 AM
To 11:45 AM
3x3x3 With Feet Combined Final
Taft B
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
6:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
From 11:15 AM
To 12:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:15 AM
To 11:45 AM
Skewb Second round
Exhibit Hall A Side Stage
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 11:45 AM
To 12:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube Second round
Exhibit Hall A Side Stage
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 12:00 PM
To 01:00 PM
Lunch
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
From 12:00 PM
To 01:00 PM
Lunch
Exhibit Hall A Side Stage
From 01:00 PM
To 01:15 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined Second round
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 01:00 PM
To 01:30 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined Second round
Exhibit Hall A Side Stage
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
Proceed
Top 12 advance to next round
From 01:15 PM
To 01:45 PM
Megaminx Combined Final
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
4:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
From 01:45 PM
To 02:15 PM
6x6x6 Cube Combined Final
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 1 / Mean of 3
Time limit
7:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 4:00.00
From 02:15 PM
To 02:30 PM
Pyraminx Final
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 02:30 PM
To 02:45 PM
Square-1 Combined Final
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
From 02:45 PM
To 03:15 PM
7x7x7 Cube Combined Final
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 1 / Mean of 3
Time limit
10:00.00
Cutoff
1 attempt to get < 6:00.00
From 03:15 PM
To 03:30 PM
3x3x3 One-Handed Combined Final
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 45.00
From 03:30 PM
To 03:45 PM
Skewb Final
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
2:00.00
From 03:45 PM
To 04:15 PM
5x5x5 Cube Combined Final
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
4:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
From 04:15 PM
To 04:30 PM
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 3
Time limit
10:00.00 cumulative *
From 04:30 PM
To 04:45 PM
4x4x4 Cube Combined Final
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Best of 2 / Average of 5
Time limit
3:00.00
Cutoff
2 attempts to get < 1:30.00
From 04:45 PM
To 05:00 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 05:00 PM
To 06:00 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage
Format
Average of 5
Time limit
10:00.00
From 06:00 PM
To 06:30 PM
Awards
Exhibit Hall A Main Stage

Heartland Regional Titles

Here is a link to the CubingUSA site that has information on all Regional Competitions.
https://cubingusa.org/regional

We will be offering Heartland Regional Titles to Competitors who are from these States in the Heartland Region.
- Iowa
- Kansas
- Minnesota
- Missouri
- Nebraska
- North Dakota
- South Dakota

You also can use this link and follow the instructions at the top of the page to fullfill your requirements to link your state to your profile.
You must do this by March 8th in order to be eligable for Regional Titles.

The Doubletree by Hilton Cedar Rapids has been amazing in their help on finding a venue for our Regional Championships.
They also have a great deal on hotel rooms for the competition that you can stay in!

The Deadline for the Hotel Discount is February 27th, 2019!

Staying in the hotel has a lot of perks including:
- Staying at the same hotel as other Cubers at the competition.
- Best deal in Downtown Cedar Rapids
- Helps the Organization Team fund the event.

Here is the link for the Hotel Discount!

Parking

There is a parking ramp that costs $0.75/hour up to $12.00 for the day. This ramp has skywalk access to the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel and Convention Center. There is also valet parking which charges $22/day. Street parking is available, but limited in the area.

Flying

Cedar Rapids is the home to the Eastern Iowa Airport (CID). The airport is only an 11 minute drive to the DoubleTree by Hilton. If you are lodging at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, there is a free shuttle service available. You can call 319-731-4444 for details. Uber service is available in Cedar Rapids and there is another shuttle service available here.

Heartland Championships Staff Form

We will notify you if your Staff Application was accepted or declined.

Some perks of being on Staff:
- Staff Shirt
- Registration Fee Waived
- Potential Help with Hotel Room Cost for the Weekend
- Staff Lunch Provided

Time limit

If you reach the time limit during your solve, the judge will stop you and your result will be DNF (see Regulation A1a4).
A cumulative time limit may be enforced (see Regulation A1a2).

Cutoff

The result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a combined round (see Regulation 9g).

Format

The format describes how to determine the ranking of competitors based on their results. The list of allowed formats per event is described in Regulation 9b. See Regulation 9f for a description of each format.